The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 86 99 75
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -24
Contract jobs citing Perl 118 114 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.11% 1.71% 2.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.77% 4.04% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 85 117
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £309 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £34.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-2.87% -9.15%
Perl
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2475 2822 2424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.28% 42.44% 40.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2043 2174 1864
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 39
Average hourly rate £30.00 £33.50 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% +2.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £21.04 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £77.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Perl across the City of London region.

Perl Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the City of London region.

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 112 (56.57%) UNIX
2 88 (44.44%) Linux
3 72 (36.36%) Python
4 71 (35.86%) SQL
5 67 (33.84%) Java
6 61 (30.81%) Finance
7 58 (29.29%) Windows
8 56 (28.28%) Banking
9 51 (25.76%) Oracle
10 44 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
11 36 (18.18%) Shell Script
12 33 (16.67%) Ruby
13 29 (14.65%) Configuration Management
13 29 (14.65%) Jenkins
14 28 (14.14%) Bash Shell
15 27 (13.64%) Puppet
15 27 (13.64%) Apache
16 26 (13.13%) Firewall
16 26 (13.13%) DevOps
17 25 (12.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 25 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
18 24 (12.12%) Git (software)
18 24 (12.12%) Sybase
19 23 (11.62%) Investment Banking
20 22 (11.11%) SQL Server
20 22 (11.11%) MySQL
20 22 (11.11%) C++
21 21 (10.61%) Cisco
21 21 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
22 20 (10.10%) VPN

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (13.64%) Apache
2 10 (5.05%) Tomcat
2 10 (5.05%) JBoss
3 7 (3.54%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.53%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.02%) GlassFish
6 4 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.52%) nginx
7 3 (1.52%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.52%) Node.js
7 3 (1.52%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.52%) IIS
8 2 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.01%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.51%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.51%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 13 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.55%) MS Office
3 3 (1.52%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.52%) ION MarketView
2 3 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.01%) Summit
3 2 (1.01%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.51%) Global One
4 1 (0.51%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.02%) PaaS
2 4 (2.02%) IaaS
3 3 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.52%) GitHub
4 2 (1.01%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.51%) ElastiCache
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.51%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.13%) Firewall
2 20 (10.10%) VPN
2 20 (10.10%) DNS
3 17 (8.59%) SNMP
3 17 (8.59%) TCP/IP
4 15 (7.58%) OSPF
4 15 (7.58%) BGP
4 15 (7.58%) EIGRP
4 15 (7.58%) PPP
4 15 (7.58%) VRRP
4 15 (7.58%) DMVPN
4 15 (7.58%) HSRP
5 13 (6.57%) HTTP
6 12 (6.06%) TACACS
7 9 (4.55%) Internet
8 8 (4.04%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (3.54%) DHCP
10 6 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (2.53%) Multicast
12 3 (1.52%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.11%) MySQL
1 22 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.58%) Relational Database
3 14 (7.07%) Oracle Database
4 13 (6.57%) DB2
5 12 (6.06%) NoSQL
6 11 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 11 (5.56%) RDBMS
6 11 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (4.55%) Hadoop
7 9 (4.55%) Big Data
8 6 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.53%) Sybase ASE
9 5 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.52%) DataStage
11 3 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (14.65%) Jenkins
2 24 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 18 (9.09%) Maven
4 15 (7.58%) Selenium
4 15 (7.58%) Subversion
5 13 (6.57%) Ant
6 11 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (4.55%) JIRA
8 8 (4.04%) TeamCity
8 8 (4.04%) Gradle
9 7 (3.54%) Mercurial
10 6 (3.03%) JProfiler
10 6 (3.03%) VisualVM
10 6 (3.03%) JMeter
10 6 (3.03%) ClearCase
11 5 (2.53%) Eclipse
11 5 (2.53%) Hudson
12 4 (2.02%) Grunt
12 4 (2.02%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.52%) Bower
General
1 61 (30.81%) Finance
2 56 (28.28%) Banking
3 23 (11.62%) Investment Banking
4 14 (7.07%) Front Office
5 10 (5.05%) Advertising
6 6 (3.03%) Marketing
7 4 (2.02%) Back Office
7 4 (2.02%) Retail
8 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.51%) Legal
9 1 (0.51%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (19.70%) Developer
2 26 (13.13%) Applications Support
3 25 (12.63%) Support Engineer
4 21 (10.61%) Analyst
5 17 (8.59%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (7.07%) Support Analyst
7 13 (6.57%) Cisco Engineer
8 12 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
8 12 (6.06%) Cisco Support
8 12 (6.06%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 9 (4.55%) Consultant
9 9 (4.55%) Administrator
9 9 (4.55%) Applications Support Engineer
10 8 (4.04%) Applications Support Analyst
10 8 (4.04%) DBA
11 7 (3.54%) Senior Developer
12 6 (3.03%) Network Engineer
12 6 (3.03%) Sybase Developer
12 6 (3.03%) Linux Engineer
12 6 (3.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.09%) HTML
2 17 (8.59%) .NET
3 11 (5.56%) XML
4 7 (3.54%) LAMP
4 7 (3.54%) FIX Protocol
5 6 (3.03%) REST
6 5 (2.53%) HTML5
6 5 (2.53%) CSS
7 4 (2.02%) Web Services
7 4 (2.02%) JSP
7 4 (2.02%) Middleware
7 4 (2.02%) Django
8 3 (1.52%) jQuery
8 3 (1.52%) Apache Flex
8 3 (1.52%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (1.52%) Java EE
8 3 (1.52%) SOAP
8 3 (1.52%) XSD
8 3 (1.52%) CSS3
8 3 (1.52%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.09%) Equities
3 14 (7.07%) Derivative
4 13 (6.57%) Fixed Income
5 11 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (5.56%) FlexPod
6 10 (5.05%) Open Source
7 8 (4.04%) Replication
8 7 (3.54%) Clustering
8 7 (3.54%) Computer Science
9 5 (2.53%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (2.02%) Kindle
10 4 (2.02%) SWIFT
10 4 (2.02%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.52%) User Experience
11 3 (1.52%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.52%) CLARiiON
11 3 (1.52%) Symmetrix
11 3 (1.52%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 112 (56.57%) UNIX
2 88 (44.44%) Linux
3 58 (29.29%) Windows
4 25 (12.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (8.59%) Solaris
6 10 (5.05%) CentOS
7 9 (4.55%) AIX
8 6 (3.03%) Ubuntu
9 5 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.02%) Debian
11 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.52%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.01%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.01%) Fedora
12 2 (1.01%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.51%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (14.65%) Configuration Management
3 26 (13.13%) DevOps
4 25 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (9.09%) Change Management
5 18 (9.09%) ITIL
6 17 (8.59%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (7.07%) OO
7 14 (7.07%) Performance Testing
7 14 (7.07%) Load Balancing
8 13 (6.57%) E-Commerce
9 12 (6.06%) Data Modelling
10 11 (5.56%) Risk Management
10 11 (5.56%) Software Engineering
11 10 (5.05%) Analytics
12 9 (4.55%) Electronic Trading
12 9 (4.55%) Kanban
13 7 (3.54%) Scrum
13 7 (3.54%) ETL
13 7 (3.54%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 72 (36.36%) Python
2 71 (35.86%) SQL
3 67 (33.84%) Java
4 36 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 33 (16.67%) Ruby
6 28 (14.14%) Bash Shell
7 22 (11.11%) C++
8 19 (9.60%) PHP
9 18 (9.09%) JavaScript
9 18 (9.09%) C#
10 11 (5.56%) Korn
11 10 (5.05%) PowerShell
12 9 (4.55%) PL/SQL
12 9 (4.55%) VBA
13 7 (3.54%) C
13 7 (3.54%) Groovy
14 3 (1.52%) R
14 3 (1.52%) Scala
14 3 (1.52%) XPath
14 3 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (9.60%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (8.08%) CCNP
3 13 (6.57%) CCIE
4 9 (4.55%) Degree
5 4 (2.02%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.52%) CCSA
6 3 (1.52%) CCSE
6 3 (1.52%) CCSP
6 3 (1.52%) CCNA
7 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.01%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.03%) QA
2 3 (1.52%) SLA
2 3 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.01%) GPG13
3 2 (1.01%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.53%) NFS
2 5 (2.53%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.02%) Squid
3 4 (2.02%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.02%) vCloud
3 4 (2.02%) vSphere
4 3 (1.52%) KVM
5 2 (1.01%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.01%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.01%) Xen
5 2 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.51%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.51%) Postfix
6 1 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (13.64%) Puppet
2 17 (8.59%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (7.58%) Ansible
4 12 (6.06%) RANCID
5 11 (5.56%) OpenNMS
6 10 (5.05%) Nagios
7 9 (4.55%) Control-M
8 7 (3.54%) BMC PATROL
9 6 (3.03%) Salt
10 5 (2.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 5 (2.53%) Cobbler
11 3 (1.52%) ZABBIX
11 3 (1.52%) Tivoli
11 3 (1.52%) Opsview
12 2 (1.01%) logstash
12 2 (1.01%) Netcool
12 2 (1.01%) SCCM
12 2 (1.01%) SCOM
12 2 (1.01%) SCVMM
12 2 (1.01%) Cacti
Vendors
1 51 (25.76%) Oracle
2 24 (12.12%) Sybase
3 21 (10.61%) Cisco
4 18 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 15 (7.58%) IBM
6 13 (6.57%) Microsoft
6 13 (6.57%) VMware
7 11 (5.56%) EMC
8 10 (5.05%) HP
8 10 (5.05%) Remedy
9 8 (4.04%) Sun
9 8 (4.04%) BMC
10 6 (3.03%) Business Objects
10 6 (3.03%) Tableau
11 5 (2.53%) Reuters
11 5 (2.53%) Informatica
12 4 (2.02%) CheckPoint
12 4 (2.02%) TIBCO
12 4 (2.02%) Perforce
12 4 (2.02%) Ab Initio
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago